Course Name: 

Radio Programme Production  (QQI Level 5) Minor Award 5N1379 

Course Overview:

This course covers the areas of engineering, scripting, editing, and producing radio shows. Participants will learn the style of different radio formats and get to record a full professional Radio Programme.

Course Outline:

Film, TV & Radio Producer Garry Kelly will be the course tutor.

Over the past 10 years Garry has worked in both national and local radio and is a well-known voice on Galway Bay FM, where he has worked as a Presenter, Engineer and Producer.

Back in 2010 he founded ORGANICS Music, which was a monthly FREE 60min podcast available via iTunes, which featured a collection of songs by contemporary Irish musicians both signed & unsigned. The podcasts reached over 65,000 global downloads that year. He has also interviewed many famous personalities down through the years including Mumford & Sons, Imelda May, Michael Fassbender, Jeremy Irons, Anjelica Huston, Jessica Lange, Peter O' Toole, and many others.

With the emergence of more diverse radio stations in Ireland over the past few years and the growth of online digital radio, there are more opportunities than ever before for aspiring broadcasters. Over the duration of the course Garry will teach you the roles and functions of different radio programmes, the technical requirements, and the tools in researching, presenting, editing & producing a show. You will also get to visit a radio station and be given a basic understanding of how to operate the equipment. 

Certification: QQI Level 5 Radio Programme Production 5N1379

Fee: €230.00


Monday 15/01/2018  19:00 - 22:00

Monday 22/01/2018  19:00 - 22:00

Monday 29/01/2018  19:00 - 22:00

Monday 05/02/2018  19:00 - 22:00

Monday 19/02/2018  19:00 - 22:00

Monday 26/02/2018  19:00 - 22:00

Monday 05/03/2018  19:00 - 22:00

Monday 12/03/2018  19:00 - 22:00

Monday 19/03/2018  19:00 - 22:00

Monday 26/03/2018  19:00 - 22:00